Policy - Somali Nutrition Strategy 2011 – 2013

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World Health Organization/UNICEF/WFP/FAO/FSNAU 2010
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Health Authorities of Somalia
Type of policy:
Non-national nutrition policy document


Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

Overall of the strategy is: To contribute to improved survival and development of Somali people through enhanced nutritional status.

This will be accomplished through the achievement of the following outcomes:

Outcome 1: Improved access to and utilisation of quality services for the management of malnutrition in women and children

Outcome 2: Sustained availability of timely and quality nutrition information and operational research into effective responses to the causes of undernutrition

Outcome 3: Increased appropriate knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding infant, young child and maternal nutrition

Outcome 4: Improved availability and coverage of micronutrients and de-worming interventions to the population

Outcome 5: Improved mainstreaming of nutrition as a key component of health and other relevant sectors

Outcome 6: Improved capacity and means in country to deliver essential nutrition services 

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